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They were met at the door of the court by Poor Peter Peebles in his usual plenitude of wig and celsitude of hat.
And therefore we may see what celsitude of honour Plinius Secundus attributeth to
The Advancement of Learning
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seanahan commented on the word celsitude
I thought this might be related to celsius, however that appears to be an eponym from Swedish astronomer Anders Celsius. Of course, it a name was taken, one might take a name like Celsius to imply a high rank.
February 20, 2007
reesetee commented on the word celsitude
lofty position or high rank
February 19, 2007